Colin Roberts

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Japanese Over-Design FTW: A Highlighter With a See-Through Tip

I love Japanese over-design. As an industrial designer, are you not awed by their willingness to fire up a whole new tooling line to create some …

18-Year-Old Photographer's Spectacular Conceptual Self-Portraits

Eighteen-year-old Laura Williams joins the ranks of fellow young, extremely talented photographers such as Alex Stoddard and Kyle Thompson in creating spectacularly surreal and expressive self-portraits. The Cambridge, England native's photograph entitled <i>Invisible</i> recently went viral, with over …

41 Things You Need To Know Right Now, For No Reason In Particular

How have you lived this long without seeing a walrus sleeping on a submarine?<p>All of these are picture based so there's really no excuse to refrain from spending the roughly two minutes it'll take to learn everything. We expect you to nod your head slightly and say, "hmm," or "oh, so <i>that's</i> what that …

How to Build a Brick Patio

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>How To | More in Patios<p>How to Build a Brick Patio<p>Laying a beautiful …

How to Build a Vertical Herb (or Lettuce!) Planter

Love the taste of fresh herbs? This vertical herb planter lets you grow them all in one convenient place – right outside your door! With removable …

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31 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

While you're impatiently waiting for summer to just GET HERE already, start planning your outdoor space.

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

Amazing Facts To Blow Your Mind Pt. 3

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John Owens' Confessions of a Bad Teacher

I teach. I blog. I speak publicly. I advocate. I advise. I counsel.<p>Not much time left for reading for pleasure.<p>However, from the very opening paragraphs of John Owens' firsthand account of the contemporary, reform-beaten American classroom, <i>Confessions of a Bad Teacher</i>, I was hooked:<p>After we read …

Gregory Alan Isakov - second chances (Folk Radio UK Session)

Animated history of the English language

If you've got 10 minutes, you can learn the history of English — including some interesting background on where specific words and phrases came from. …

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

Photography

Stunning Macro Details of Uniquely Beautiful Snowflakes

Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov isolates single snowflakes in order to capture the unique beauty of the delicate, icy crystals that fall to the ground during a snowstorm. The Moscow-based photographer gets quite up-close and personal to capture the geometric shapes and lines of snowflakes that …